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Samuel Calley
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Birth: Apr. 13, 1821
Essex County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Jan. 1, 1883
Essex County
Massachusetts, USA

Samuel Calley was a Massachusetts house painter and politician who served as the eighteenth and twenty second Mayor of Salem, Massachusetts, and in the Massachusetts House of Representatives from 1870 to 1871. (

Calley committed suicide by hanging himself from a step ladder (The Boston Globe January 2, 1883), "SUICIDE IN SALEM. Ex-Mayor Samuel Calley Hangs Himself from a Step-Ladder".... , Boston,MA)

Calley, Samuel (c.1833-1883) of Salem, Essex County, Mass. Born about 1833. Mayor of Salem, Mass., 1881-82. Committed suicide by hanging himself, in the back stairway of his home, in Salem, Essex County, Mass., January 1, 1883 (age about 50 years)

spouse: Susan Wood Shreve (1823-1881) married Feb 1,1849 Salem,MA

Samuel Francis 11/1849-9/1951
Ella Frances (Twin) 7/28/1852-Jan 1856
Emma Louise (twin) 7/28/1852
Susan Shreve Calley 7/10/1854
Albert Calley 6/14/1858? 1857?
Florence 11/5/1865

Note: Spoke with clerk at Harmony Grove she verified that Samuel is interred there in the CALLEY family crypt.
Harmony Grove Cemetery
Essex County
Massachusetts, USA
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Record added: May 13, 2014
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Samuel Calley
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